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Zach Masum

BC Securities Commission
Head of Tech Team, Manager Legal Services, Capital Markets Regulation

Zach Masum, Manager, Legal Services, Capital Markets Regulation Division of the BC Securities Commission

Zach oversees a team of ten staff responsible for a broad variety of issues impacting capital markets regulation.  These issues include registration matters; marketplace, exchange and trading issues; fintech and regtech; exempt market issues; and a wide spectrum of other issues impacting capital markets. Zach is a leader of BCSC’s Tech Team, which is involved in fintech support, outreach and analysis.


Prior to joining BCSC in July 2016, Zach was Associate General Counsel in the Toronto office of a global investment management firm, and also served as its Canadian Chief Privacy Officer.  His background includes a broad range of private practice work as both a solicitor and civil litigator in various Toronto-area firms.  He obtained his J.D. and MBA from the University of Toronto, and also possesses an LL.M. in Securities Law from Osgoode Hall Law School as well as various securities, privacy and cybersecurity certifications.”